Robert G. Lees


Robert G. Lees

electronics technician

Robert G. Lees, age 87, of Namquid Drive, Warwick, passed away February 25, 2012 at Kent Hospital. He was the husband of Bernice (Vassett) Lees for 61 years.

Born in Pelham, N.H., the son of the late George and Gertrude (Curran) Lees, he lived in Warwick for over 55 years. A U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, he served with the Navy for 21 years.

Mr. Lees was an electronics technician and was employed at Lindbergs of Pawtucket for several years and later as a partner in L & M Electronics in Warwick. After his retirement, he worked with his son Bobby at Pizza King.

Besides his wife he is survived by three sons, David R. Lees and his wife, Linda, Steven M. Lees and his wife, Shannon, and Robert J. Lees and his wife, Kathy, all of Warwick, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Visiting hours will be Feb. 29 from 5-8 p.m. in Barrett & Cotter Funeral Home, 1328 Warwick Ave., Warwick. Burial will be private. Please omit flowers.

Contributions in his memory may be made to the Program in Women’s Oncology, Gyn Oncology Support Group, 1 Blackstone St., Providence, RI 02903.